Events

The Center hosts public lectures, conferences, film series, and other events throughout the year.


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Back to the Future: The Return of U.S. Economic Sanctions and Iran's Response
Monday, January 14, 2019
2:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
UCLA

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Jewish Studies in Morocco: A Conversation
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
12:00 PM
314 Royce Hall
UCLA

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Student Information Session: Funding Opportunities
Thursday, January 17, 2019
2:00 PM
10286 Bunche Hall

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The Legend of Khaybar, A Jewish “Kingdom” in the Arabian Desert
Thursday, January 17, 2019
4:00 PM
314 Royce Hall
UCLA

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Yearning for Yemen: Migration and Memory
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
5:00 PM
UCLA School of Law, Room 1314

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Dwelling on the Past and Longing for Home: Israel in Exile
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
12:00 PM
314 Royce Hall
UCLA




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Found in Translation? Foreign Songs and the Creation of Israeli Musical Culture
Monday, January 28, 2019
5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Bunche Hall, Room 10383


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Saving the French Colonial Monumental Heritage of Algeria
Thursday, February 07, 2019
12:00 PM
352 Haines Hall
UCLA

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Changing Religion and Society in Aliabad, Iran 1978-2018 (in Persian)
Sunday, February 10, 2019
4:00 PM
121 Dodd Hall
UCLA

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Changing Religion and Society in Aliabad, Iran 1978-2018
Monday, February 11, 2019
2:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
UCLA

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Preservation and Innovation: The Tracks of the Master Scribe
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
12:00 PM
314 Royce Hall
UCLA


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A Global Clown: Durayd Lahham and the Pratfalls of Syrian Film Comedy
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
12:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

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Alternative Narratives in Israeli Art: Gender, Identity and Belonging
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Royce Hall, Room 314

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Racism and White Supremacy in Europe
Thursday, February 21, 2019
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Room TBA, UCLA Faculty Center


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Early Safavid History and the Rise of Shiism
Monday, February 25, 2019
11:00 AM
365 Kaplan Hall
UCLA

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A lecture by Noemi Levy-Aksu (London School of Economics)
Thursday, February 28, 2019
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Location TBD

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Printed Matter(s): Critical Histories of Maghrebi Cultural Journals
Monday, March 04, 2019
2:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

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Both Eastern and Western: Intellectual History of Iranian Modernity
Monday, March 04, 2019
4:00 PM
365 Kaplan Hall
UCLA

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